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Me and Goliath

October 22nd, 2009 · posted by Mikey · marked as: CD reviews · Reviews

Lovely stuff here from this UK three piece and just the right soundtrack for the oncoming chilly nights and ever-decreasing daylight. Me and Goliath have previously released a demo and split 7″ but on this 10″ they’ve finally produced enough material for you to really get absorbed in.

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Lakmé

October 6th, 2009 · posted by Mikey · marked as: CD reviews · Reviews

This is a hidden gem of a record, released last year on a host of DIY labels, Lakmé hail from the Czech Republic and it is obvious that this is a group who hold DIY punk very close to their hearts. Housed in a screen-printed sleeve with a handsome woodcut on the front cover, inside [...]

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Ghostlimb/ Fischer

September 11th, 2009 · posted by Mikey · marked as: CD reviews · Reviews

The split 10 inch is an interesting format, not nearly as common as the split 12 inch LP and seven inch, but when used to document the right bands it can be better than either of those formats – not dragging or outstaying it’s welcome, but giving you enough music to really sink your teeth into. It’s especially enjoyable when both bands are as good as they are on this split.

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Witch Hunt

August 10th, 2009 · posted by Mikey · marked as: CD reviews · Reviews

It is a rare thing for a band in 2009 to remain contemporary and interesting yet also have a clear influence from the past 20 to 30 years of punk but Philadelphia’s Witch Hunt are just such a band. They’ve played together for several years now, releasing both EPs and albums to much acclaim, but [...]

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Battle of Wolf 359

August 3rd, 2009 · posted by Mikey · marked as: CD reviews · Reviews

Having been brooding away in London and Ashford for the last couple of years and have now produced the eight tracks that make up ‘The Death of Affect’.

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Coffee in Amsterdam

April 4th, 2007 · posted by Mikey · marked as: Columns

I sipped and smiled again and thought back to how different this now was to the beginning of our trip…

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Foamers

October 11th, 2003 · posted by Mikey · marked as: Interviews

An interview with the Foamers when the band played the Verge. Interviewed for Rancid News #4.
RN: Could you first just introduce yourselves. What you do in the band; releases that kind of thing!?!
Karem (guitar, vox): My name’s Karem. I play rythm guitar and do vocals, and back there is…
Tom (bass): Yeah my name’s Tom and [...]

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